Entertainment

  • Game of Thrones: The old Views and the new

    … Warning: This post is dark and full of spoilers. Ned Stark always warned, “winter is coming.” The white raven confirmed that it’s finally here, and so is the season seven premiere of “Game of Thrones.” Fans have been waiting a year for the new season, but our watch hasn’t ended—the Street View team has been assembling a collection of “Game…

    The Official Google Blog- 19 readers -
  • Flurry: Mobile App Usage Increased 11% in 2016

    … Flurry Analytics released a new report, which analyzed the time users spent in mobile applications in 2016. The data showed that overall app usage in 2016 grew by 11 percent when compared to 2015, and that time spent in apps grew by 69 percent. Messaging and social apps saw year-over-year session growth of 44 percent, while personalization…

    AllFacebook- 23 readers -
  • Social Media Is Finally Growing Up

    Until recently, social media platforms have needed to build and remain inside their walled gardens to avoid sharing their competitive intelligence. However, Facebook’s recent announcement that it would collaborate with third parties to verify its viewing metrics signifies the inevitable and long-awaited validation phase of social media.

    AllTwitter- 50 readers -
  • Flurry: iOS Devices Led Activations Over Christmas Holiday

    … director Chris Klotzbach and marketing and analytics manager Lali Kesiraju commented: Key categories that overindexed for installs on Christmas day were messaging and social, games, music, media and entertainment and kids and family apps. Mobile users were catching up with loved ones, entertaining their guests and distracting kids, all on their devices. Check out Flurry’s complete data here. …

    AllTwitter- 24 readers -
  • Brian Monahan Joins Pinterest as Head of Vertical Strategy

    … growth in verticals including consumer packaged goods, retail, entertainment, auto, technology and telecommunications, financial services, travel and quick-serve restaurants. He is based in Pinterest’s headquarters in San Francisco, reporting to head of partner marketing Cat Lee. Prior to Walmart.com, Monahan was the co-founder of media and events…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social- 20 readers -
  • Snapchat Discover, Meet Facebook Collections?

    Next up on the list of Snapchat features cloned by Facebook is Collections, the social network’s take on Snapchat Discover. Alex Heath of Business Insider reported that Collections, much like Snapchat Discover, will bring news, listicles, videos and other content curated by media partners to Facebook’s News Feed.

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 27 readers -
  • Celebrate the weekend with BuzzFeed stickers in Google Allo

    … For many of us, Thanksgiving brings back memories of catching up with family and stuffing our face with turkey. It’s also a time when we return home and revisit old friends, habits and favorite spots. To help you celebrate all aspects of Thanksgiving, today we’re unveiling a new BuzzFeed sticker pack in Google Allo featuring artwork by BuzzFeed…

    The Official Google Blogin Social Google- 27 readers -
Get the top posts daily into your mailbox!
More from around the web